Thomas Carte Bibliography

History of the Life of James, Duke of Ormonde 1735
Carte was a stauch Jacobite who in 1715 resigned as reader at Bath Abbey rather than take oaths to George I. He served as secretary to Bishop Atterbury, after whose fall in 1722 he lived in exile in France for six years.
General History of England 1747
Published between 1747 and 1755, the General History of England was was attacked by anti-Jacobites because of its account of a cure of the king’s evil by the Old Pretender.